Activities in Argentina

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Skiing

The skiing season in Argentina is from June to October, but generally the best conditions are in July to August. Argentina has some world-class ski-resort that offer some of the best skiing spots and some magnificent facilities.

Mountain climbing

Argentina has some of the best mountain climbing spots in the world. With Mount Aconcagua at 6995m, a good preparation for the ascents of Mount Everest. For the more inexperienced climbers there are some magnificent treks that aren't too strenuous, that pass by some picturesque landscapes. There are many outdoor activity companies in Argentina that hire out some equipment and boots for mountain climbing and hiking.

Wildlife watching

Argentina is blessed with an abundance of wildlife sanctuaries and national parks that is home to some indigenous as well as some extinct animal species. You can expect to see some whales, sea lions, elephant seals, and penguins. The best time for whale watching is between August and December. Argentina also has a few bird sanctuaries that habitats cormorants, flamingos and egrets among others.

Mountain Biking

The mountainous landscapes of Argentina is any mountain biker's delight. There are many establishments in the country that hire out very well maintained bikes and equipment. There are many well marked paths to explore as well as good maps for sale to see them. There is no better way to explore the countryside of Argentina than on your own pace on a bike.

Train Trips

The 'Train to the Clouds' is one of the world's best rides, It passes through some phenomenal landscapes and sceneries, such as canyons, rugged peaks and desert plateau. You should definitely dedicate one day to ride in the Train to the Clouds.

Dancing and Dance Watching

Buenos Aires is full of Salones de baile, or tango salons. The most famous are in San Telmo where you can watch traditional Argentine tango danced or learn for yourself. It is amazing and thrilling to see the way they can move their bodies. There is no way you will be able to just sit and watch without having the slightest tap of the shoe.

 



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